Saturday Jun. 28, 2014
<< June 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Jules Mouquet: Pan's Flute: Pan and the Nymphs
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Philippe Auguin
Manuela Wiesler, flute
Bis 529 
12:06 am Johannes Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn "St. Antoni Chorale"
Dresden State Orchestra / Kurt Sanderling
Eurodisc 69220 
12:26 am Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 1 "La Tempesta di Mare" ("Storm at Sea")
Rebel / Jorg-Michael Schwarz
Matthias Maute, recorder
Bridge 9377 
12:33 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 1
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 
12:51 am Juan Arriaga: The Happy Slaves: Overture
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Anton Diabelli: Grand Serenade: Minuet
Neues Kammer Trio
Schwann 311562 
1:06 am Terry Riley: The Philosopher's Hand
Terry Riley, piano
Nonesuch 79639 
1:13 am Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
DG 457649 
1:48 am Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco: Va, pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 430226 
1:53 am Marin Marais: Prelude
Spectre de la Rose
Naxos 550750 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am William Boyce: Symphony No. 2
Menuhin Festival Orchestra / Yehudi Menuhin
EMI 4551 
2:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: O taste and see
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Collegium 107 
2:08 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 6
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67451 
2:41 am Silvius Weiss: Passacaglia
John Williams, guitar
Sony 44518 
2:46 am Charles Tomlinson Griffes: The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559164 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Henry Purcell: Sonata No. 8
Purcell Quartet
Chandos 572 
3:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Cassation
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 420924 
3:26 am Fritz Kreisler: Praeludium and Allegro
Midori, violin
Robert McDonald, piano
Sony 52568 
3:33 am Astor Piazzolla: Nightclub 1960
William Bennett, flute
Simon Wynberg, guitar
ASV 692 
3:39 am Ottorino Respighi: Brazilian Impressions
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80356 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Franz Schubert: Nacht und Traume (Night and Dreams)
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 449817 
4:06 am Alan Hovhaness: Nocturne for Harp
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80418 
4:12 am Mikhail Glinka: Kamarinskaya
San Diego Chamber Orchestra / Donald Barra
Koch 7042 
4:20 am Felix Mendelssohn: String Symphony No. 8
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437528 
4:47 am Frederic Chopin: Song: The Maiden's Wish (Zyczenie)
Sergei Rachmaninoff, piano
Telarc 80491 
4:51 am Philip Glass: Echorus
Curtis 20/21 Ensemble / Vinay Parameswaran
Jennifer Koh, violin
Jaime Laredo, violin
Cedille 146 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am Giovanni Fontana: Sonata No. 16
Cypres 1633 
5:06 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Vocalise
Abbey Road Ensemble / Lawrence Foster
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475 
5:12 am Alfred Schnittke: Choral Concerto: Complete this Work
Dale Warland Singers / Dale Warland
Gothic 49252 
5:19 am Alessandro Piccinini: Toccata and Chaconne
Rolf Lislevand, theorbo
Astree 8516 
5:24 am Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier: Suite
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80371 
5:48 am Jean-Marie Leclair: Overture No. 3
Rare Fruits Council
Astree 8842 
 6 AM
Classical Music
6:01 am Oscar Merikanto: Romance
Izumi Tateno, piano
Finlandia 904 
6:06 am Charles Gounod: Romeo and Juliet: The Sleep of Juliet
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 99 
6:10 am Giuseppe Torelli: Concerto for Four Violins
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 435393 
6:18 am Franz Schubert: German Dances and Trios
Moscow Virtuosi / Vladimir Spivakov
RCA 60452 
6:35 am Anatol Liadov: Ballade "About Olden Times"
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
ASV 657 
6:43 am John Dowland: Mrs. White's Nothing
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148 
6:44 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 11 "Variations"
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 438948 
 7 AM - 9 AM
Weekend Edition Saturday
with Scott Simon
Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour morning newsmagazine covers hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
 9 AM
Car Talk
with Tom and Ray Magliozzi
Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers) are America's funniest auto mechanics. Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers Brothers, and you've got an hour's worth of automotive mayhem!
 10 AM
Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me
with Peter Segal
It's a wacky and whip-smart approach to the week's news and newsmakers. America's favorite newscaster, NPR's Carl Kasell, is the show's official judge and scorekeeper.
 11 AM
TED Radio Hour
A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create.
 12 PM
This American Life
with Ira Glass
Some of the best storytelling public radio has to offer. The program explores a theme through a playful mix of monologues, documentaries, "found sound", short fiction and unusual music.
 1 PM
Studio 360
with Kurt Anderson
Public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Meet people who are creating and shaping our culture.
 2 PM
An experiential investigation that explores themes and ideas through a patchwork of people, sounds, and stories.
 3 PM
On The Media
Decoding what we hear, read, and see in the media every day and arming us with critical tools necessary to survive the information age.
 4 PM
All Things Considered
All Things Considered deliverers in-depth reporting and transforms the way you understand the world. Listen for an hour of insightful news mixed with commentary and interviews, as well as special--sometimes quirky--features.
 5 PM - 7 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
A two-hour, live, weekly variety program hosted by bestselling author and National Humanities Award-winner Garrison Keillor. Each week's broadcast showcases actors Tim Russell and Sue Scott, and the sound effects of Tom Keith, The Guys' All-Star Shoe Band, and The News from Lake Wobegon, an update from the little town where "all the women are strong, all the men are good looking, and all the children are above average."
 7 PM
Conversations from The World Cafe
Your favorite artists and new soon-to-be favorite artists. Hear the stories behind their songs and dig a little deeper into the music with host David Dye on Conversations from the World Cafe.
 8 PM - 12 AM
An American treasure featuring classic recordings by many of the legends of American music as well as new music by emerging artists from all over the world.

WBHM Interviews

A College For Inmates, And An Interview With Its President
INTERVIEW: Inmate And Horticulture Student Timothy Brown
INTERVIEW: Trisha Powell Crain On Alabama's Low NAEP Ranks
INTERVIEWS With "Make Them Listen" Anti-Illegal-Immigration Protesters
Interview: Nick Patterson, Author of "Birmingham Foot Soldiers: Voices from the Civil Rights Movement"
INTERVIEW: New Jefferson County Schools Chief Craig Pouncey
Life After Prison: Interview With Robin, Student And Tutwiler Inmate
Interview: U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance on Alabama's Heroin Problem
Interview: Reporter Alex Walsh on Alabama's Prison Budget
"Coming Back With Wes Moore" Explores the Struggles of Returning Combat Veterans
Interview: Mark Crosswhite, Alabama Power's New CEO
INTERVIEW: James Willig On The "Gamification" Of Medical Education, WBHM Event Yields Frank Talk On Hoover School Bus Fees
INTERVIEW: Rick Vest, Counseling Coordinator Of Two-Year College For Prisoners
Interview: Dr. Edward O. Wilson, Biologist and Alabama Native
Tornado Slams Small Alabama Town
Interview: Reporter Brian Lawson Discusses Inmate Healthcare
Interview: Birmingham Barons General Manager Jonathan Nelson
INTERVIEW: Arnold Shober On The Importance Of School Board Leadership
Folk Singer Willie Watson Brings Classic Folk and Blues to Birmingham
Going Natural: It's Not Just a Hairstyle, It's a Lifestyle
Birmingham Native Callie Courter's New Album 'Love is for the Brave'
Interview: Reporter Kelsey Stein on Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women
Interview: Michael Saag, M.D., Discusses His New Book
Sustainability: Birmingham Mayor William Bell
SUSTAINABILITY: Grant Brigham Of Jones Valley Teaching Farm
INTERVIEW: AdvancED CEO Mark Elgart
INTERVIEW: Anne-Marie Slaughter
INTERVIEW: Controversial Comedian (And More) Bill Maher

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